There are 4 ways to get from Gillingham to Erith by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  43 min

  1. Take the train from Gillingham (Kent) to Slade Green

$10 - $14

Cheapest option

Bus, line 428 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Waterfront Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 700|Sapphire
  2. Take the line 428 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Erith, James Watt Way 428

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gillingham to Erith 22 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Gillingham to Erith 22 miles

$4 - $7

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The cheapest way to get from Gillingham to Erith is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gillingham to Erith is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 28 min.

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The distance between Gillingham and Erith is 17 miles. The road distance is 22 miles.

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The train from Gillingham (Kent) to Slade Green takes 43 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gillingham station to Erith. However, there are services departing from Waterfront Bus Station and arriving at Erith, James Watt Way via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gillingham (Kent) and arriving at Slade Green. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 43 min.

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Gillingham to Erith bus services, operated by Arriva Kent & Surrey, arrive at Dartford station.

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Map of how to get from Gillingham to Erith.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 43 min

What companies run services between Gillingham, England and Erith, England?

Thameslink operates a train from Gillingham to Erith every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gillingham to Erith via Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gillingham (Kent) to Slade Green
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Waterfront Bus Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Arriva London South
Phone
020 8271 0101
Website
arrivalondon.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Erith, James Watt Way
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
arrivalondon.com
Other operators
Taxi from Gillingham to Erith
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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